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Estancia Harberton

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Ruta J Km 45 | Canal de Beagle, Ushuaia 9410, Argentina
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of my days in Ushuaia was spent at Harberton. I read the book, Uttermost Part of the Earth over 20 years ago and have longed to be at this place. It was my "bucket list." I loved being there. It is quiet, serene, colorful,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank textravdreamer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Estancia Haberton is reachable by boat and has a good restaurant for a light meal before or after visiting the island of penguins. There is also an interesting whale museum on site. A memorable experience for all ages.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank dekalbill
Reviewed 12 January 2019

One of stunning viewpoints and areas in Tierra Del Fuego National Park. Post office sends post from Edge of World.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Graham w
Reviewed 7 January 2019

We got to this place by boat and saw sea lions, cormorants and the iconic lighthouse on the way. The place itself was interesting and charming and the restaurant serves good food. The penguin tour was fantastic - worth every minute and penny to watch...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank travellover811
Reviewed 3 January 2019

Having read Uttermost Part of the Earth by Lucas Bridges, I have wanted to go to Estancia Harberton for YEARS. We hired a car and driver from the Arakur Hotel. Lovely drive through the mountains. We had a terrific tour of the property with one...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Elizabeth K
Reviewed 17 December 2018

My main reason to being at Estancia Harberton was it was the only way to get to the island to walk with the penguins. Initially I thought it was just a 'tourist spot' but after a few minutes of hearing the naturalist / scientist speak...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rochelles697
Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

We booked a boat trip to HammerHead island to get close up to penguins(3 species). The staff are all very friendly and knowledgeable - there is. Yes room by the dock - and an excellent restaurant.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Go621796
Reviewed 30 November 2018

Estancia Harberton is located on the shores of Beagle Channel 90km (55 miles) from Ushuaia. It was founded by the Bridges family in 1886 as the first sheep ranch in Tierra del Fuego. Harberton has been open to the public as a working nature reserve...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Linda Y
Reviewed 1 November 2018

This is the launching point for our tour of the penguins and the islands along the Beagle Channel. We also had lunch and although the meal was simple, it was very good comfort food. There is a small museum on the premises and many whale...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 24 October 2018

This review is long overdue, but better late than never! THis place is an absolute must! Lost in the middle of nowhere, it is a fabulous farm, with amazing views, a lovely and interesting whale museum,and a short ride on a zodiac to get to...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Irit L
21 November 2015|
Response from eenusa | Reviewed this property |
When we went in January 2015 we did so with Pira Tour, the only ones authorized to land at the pinguinera. We paid about AR$2600, which came out to about $100pp based on the exchange we paid at the time. There are other... More